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The Christian Chronology – 1st Century Mail Stones

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Course: 
Early Christianity
Lecture: 
1012 TL1

14 – Augustus died on August 19 – On September 17, the Senate in Rome decreed that Augustus Caesar was one of the gods, and it named Tiberius emperor. (If Luke 3.1 dates “the reign of Tiberius Caesar” from this year, his fifteenth year was 28/29 CE.)

30/ 33?Jesus was crucified and resurrected.

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Septuagint, the first Bible translation – 3

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The Aristeas purpose was really to establish and defend the authority of this Greek translation of the Pentateuch. That purpose lies implicit in much of the letter. It comes to the fore, near the end, in the description of the public reading and ratification of the translation:

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Theophyle
Original Date: 
December 20, 2009
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BCE Articles from Theophyle's English Blog - Babylon and the Second Temple Period
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